Tenders invited for reconstruction, improvement and rehabilitation of Kai Tak River

The Drainage Services Department (DSD) today (June 10) invited tenders for the project entitled "Reconstruction, Improvement and Rehabilitation of Kai Tak River from Wong Tai Sin Police Station to Tung Tau II Estate".

The scope of works includes:

* reconstruction and rehabilitation of a 600-metre-long section of the Kai Tak River from Po Kong Village Road to Tung Kwong Road;

* construction of a box culvert about 400 metres long alongside the Kai Tak River from Wong Tai Sin Police Station to Tung Tai Lane;

* relocation of affected existing water mains and sewers; and

* associated works including landscaping works and in-situ reprovisioning of an existing footbridge near Tung Tai Lane.

The works are scheduled to commence in October this year for completion in May 2017.

The DSD has commissioned Scott Wilson Limited to design and supervise the construction works.

The invitation to tender was gazetted today and the closing time for the tender will be noon on July 29.

Ends/Friday, June 10, 2011
Issued at HKT 10:48